sumac family

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sumac family the cashew family; trees and shrubs and vines having resinous (sometimes poisonous) juice; includes cashew and mango and pistachio and poison ivy and sumac
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Usage


In news:

Poison ivy and oak are members of a plant family that includes poison wood (an itch-causing plant found in Florida) and poison sumac, according to W. Hardy Eshbaugh, PhD, a retired botanist in Oxford, Ohio.
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